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{TUTORIAL} Adding Zipper Pocket

Hello,
The last two days was euphoria for me. It's the first time I got published in an online media and that too on Ecwid Blog! I was contacted by them by email early this month and was so excited about it. You can read my Behind the Scene Story in Ecwid Blog. I hope I can inspire more mothers who decided to left 9 to 5 job and pursue her dreams.

Now let's get down to the fun stuff. I got email from Patti, asking about how to add zipper pocket on the Phone Pouch. Thank you so much Patti!! Adding zipper pouch is very easy. If you already got the pattern  here is what you have to do. (if you haven't,  you can get it at the end of this post)

After you cut all your Exterior, Lining and Interfacing pieces as per pattern instructions, cut 2 extra lining pieces of Main Panel.

1. Fuse the interfacing on to the wrong side of the back exterior piece. Mark 1.5" down on one of the short end and cut.

Do the same with one of the lining piece.

2. Put the lining and exterior pieces…

Take the Right Photographs...but how???

~sigh~...I think the toughest part of running an online shop is to take the RIGHT, GOOD pictures!. Yesterday, I spent the whole day just to click few photographs of my stuff which I want to list on my ETSY and my Other SHOP. But as usual it's TOUGH to get the right Lights, angle, background, etc. That's the reason why sometimes I just dont update my Shops..:( I use picasa for editing.

Been fiddling with the hankies I listed HERE. The thread color is actually baby pink and baby blue...so I want to
highlight that color, but couldn't get the right background..~sigh*


Here few that I've done yesterday:








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